elementary os 5 Juno - For The Record

elementary os 5 Juno – For The Record

elementary os 5 Juno first look. What’s working, what’s not and what happens to be brand new with elementary os. This first look at elementary os 5 Juno includes some things to make upgrading a little easier, suggestions for the next release and list of features I think are simply fantastic.Get elementary OS – https://elementary.io/… Read more »

EzeeLinux Show

How I Manage Music with Ubuntu Linux

A fun romp through my digital music library and the tools I use to maintain it. Get mp3gain for Ubuntu from MartIn Wimpress: https://launchpad.net/~flexiondotorg/+archive/ubuntu/audio Ubuntu users should remove this package for best quality mp3 audio playback: sudo apt purge gstreamer1.0-fluendo-mp3 Please join the discussion at EzeeTalk. https://www.ezeelinux.com/talk/ It’s free, secure and fun! Please be sure to give… Read more »

Linux NVENC OBS Screen Capture - For The Record

Linux NVENC OBS Screen Capture – For The Record

Linux NVENC OBS Screen Capture. How does it compare to a USB hardware capture device? With select NVIDIA cards and a NVIDIA modern driver for Linux, my OBS installation is able to take advantage of GPU video capturing. OBS – https://obsproject.com/ NVIDIA SDK – https://developer.nvidia.com/nvidia-video-codec-sdk#Download Getting OBS to recognize NVENC/hardware encoding – https://gist.github.com/wizd3m/115df8a24eb80271a065196e914d1f75 Problematic HDMI… Read more »

Linux Accessibility For The Visually Impaired - For The Record

Linux Accessibility For The Visually Impaired – For The Record

Linux Accessibility For The Visually Impaired. I received a comment from Milton asking me about text to speech options in Linux. He also wanted to know what I recommended for audio dictation under Linux. The first option is indeed, using FoSS awesomeness. However the later relies on Google’s Web Speech API. Also, here is that… Read more »

Quest For The Perfect Linux Distro - Unleaded Hangouts

Quest For The Perfect Linux Distro – Unleaded Hangouts

Quest For The Perfect Linux Distro. Today the gang and I discuss what we’d like to see in the perfect Linux distro or any OS for that matter. Additionally, we also discuss what we really would love to see improved and can’t believe in 2018 remains a problem even to this day. Join the Hangouts,… Read more »

Linux Gaming With Valve Proton - For The Record

Linux Gaming With Valve Proton – For The Record

Linux Gaming With Valve Proton. The chat room and I discuss the development of a WINE port called Proton. Designed to allow Windows games to run on Linux with Steam, I share my experiences with it and provide a working demo as well. (Just a note. AC was running during the video. So yes, there… Read more »

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Beginner’s Guide to Installing Linux Mint 19

HOW TO INSTALL LINUX MINT 19 PREPARATION 1. Create bootable DVD or USB media. * Download ISO image from https://linuxmint.com/ * You can burn a bootable DVD in Windows 7 and up simply by inserting a blank DVD and then double-clicking the ISO file. * Creating a bootable USB drive will require you to install… Read more »

EzeeLinux Show

Joe’s thoughts on Linux Mint 19, Ubuntu, Kubuntu and Ubuntu MATE 18.04

Linux Mint 19 is just about put but it may not be as polished as we’re used to. I also ramble on about my experiences with some Ubuntu flavors. Linux Mint Monthly News post for June 2018: https://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=3590 Please be sure to give EzeeLinux a ‘Like’ on Facebook! Thanks! https://www.facebook.com/EzeeLinux Check out http://www.ezeelinux.com and for… Read more »

EzeeLinux Show

Who’s Using Ubuntu

A look at who’s using Ubuntu and their hardware. For more: https://blog.ubuntu.com/2018/06/22/a-first-look-at-desktop-metrics Please be sure to give EzeeLinux a ‘Like’ on Facebook! Thanks! https://www.facebook.com/EzeeLinux Check out http://www.ezeelinux.com and for more about Linux.

Linux File System/Structure Explained!

Linux File System/Structure Explained!

Ever get confused where to find things in Linux and where programs get installed? I’ll explain what all the folders are for, and what’s in them! My Patreon : https://www.patreon.com/doriandotslash Music by MrGamer (@AndreasRohdin): https://soundcloud.com/gamermachine

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